Lincoln College

Undergraduate Catalog: Lincoln College

Geology

GEL 101: Introduction to Geology (Lab) (G6)

Credits: 4
Focuses on earth materials and earth processes. Internal processes such as mountain building, faulting and earthquakes, folding, and volcanism presented in the context of the theory of plate tectonics. Superficial processes such as weathering, mass wasting and erosion studied with respect to how they shape the earth’s surface. Laboratories include rock and mineral analysis and the interpretation of topographic maps, geologic maps, and air photos.
IAI – P1.907L